In East Texas loblolly pine plantations, is the total wood flow from a thinning and a final harvest greater than total wood flow from just a final harvest? That is, does including one thinning in the rotation have an advantage over no thinning in the production of wood during the rotation?
Lenhart, J. David and Vanderschaaf, Curtis, "Project Report No. 45, Loblolly Pine Plantations in East Texas Thinned and Unthinned - Total Wood Flow Comparison A Simulation" (1996). Informal Project Reports. Paper 27.